Saturday, January 14, 2017

Breath...Let's Calm our Brains

My favorite part of this video is the end, the strategies for repairing impact of stress on our brains.  Truth be told, I got more and more stressed watching the video until the end.  Let's breath together and take care of our brains!

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

2017 PreK/Kindergarten Information Night

Kindergarten/Prekindergarten Information Night 
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
(snow date, Thursday, January 19th)

Cunniff School: 6:30-7:30pm
Hosmer School: 6:30-7:30pm
Lowell School: 6:30-7:30pm

Parents/Guardians of children entering Kindergarten and/or Pre-Kindergarten in the fall of 2017 are invited to attend this information meeting. You will…..
  • learn about early education in Watertown 
  • find out when to register your child 
  • learn how to register your child for school 
  • ask questions about early education and registration 
  • pick up registration packets* 

Parents should attend the session held at their neighborhood school. If you do not know your neighborhood school, please call the Registrar’s office at 617-972-4216.

Kindergarten Requirements:
  • Your child must turn 5 years of age before September 1, 2017** 

Full Day Pre-Kindergarten Requirements:
  • Your child must turn 4 years of age before September 1, 2017** 

Registration Dates:
  • Pre-Kindergarten (only) registration begins. 
    • January 19, 2017
    • Return completed registration packet to the Early Steps Preschool (at the Hosmer School) 
  • Kindergarten Registration Week. 
    • Monday, January 23rd through Friday, January 27th, 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    • Tuesday, January 24th, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
    • Wednesday, January 25th, 4:00 – 6:00 PM
    • Return completed registration packet to the registrar’s office located at 30 Common Street

* Kindergarten registration packets are available on the Watertown Public Schools website,

** Please note the age requirement date change per School Committee meeting of 12/7/15